WELCOME

Women’s Health East is the women’s health promotion agency for the Eastern Metropolitan Region (EMR) of Melbourne. We improve health outcomes for women across the seven local government areas of Yarra Ranges, Knox, Maroondah, Manningham, Monash, Whitehorse and Boroondara. Women’s Health East also influences women’s health and wellbeing at a statewide and national level.

WHAT'S HAPPENING

A Strategy for Equality: Women’s Sexual and Reproductive Health in Melbourne’s East 2020 – 2025

A Strategy for Equality: Women’s Sexual and Reproductive Health in Melbourne’s East 2020 – 2025 is a five-year sexual and reproductive health promotion strategy for women in the Eastern Metropolitan Region (EMR). The Strategy contains three strategic priorities and seven high-level objectives to improve the sexual and reproductive health and wellbeing outcomes of women in our region.

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Watch it Back – COVID AND WOMEN: Shining a light on Gender, Inequality and the Pandemic – Forum

Thanks to everyone who attended WHE's Women and COVID forum back in September! The presentations and panel discussion unpacked the gendered impacts of the global pandemic for women and the way forward for a gender equal recovery. We were joined by experts Tanja Kovac, CEO of Gender Equity Victoria (GENVIC),  Jane Fisher, Finkel Professor of ... READ MORE